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Lead Mechanical (HVAC) Engineer

Company: Battelle Energy Alliance
Location: Idaho Falls
Posted on: March 28, 2020

Job Description:

JOB INFORMATION
Job Title: Lead Mechanical (HVAC) Engineer
Grade: 230 Org: MFC Facility Sys Engineering
Contact: Joshua.Fullmer@inl.gov Work Location: MFC (4x10s schedule)

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RESPONSIBILITIES
The Materials and Fuels Complex (MFC) at the Idaho National Laboratory (INL) is seeking applicants for an experienced Mechanical (HVAC) Engineer to act as the Lead Engineer within a group reporting to the Facilities and System Engineering Department Manager.

INL is recognized as the lead national laboratory for DOE-NE, providing much of the nuclear research, development, and demonstration capability needed to move nuclear innovation forward to deployment. MFC hosts a unique combination of personnel, facilities and infrastructure and offers the ability to perform research and development of nuclear fuels from fuel design, development and fabrication through post irradiated analysis.

The HVAC Engineering Lead applies engineering knowledge, practice and techniques to solve applied and operational problems with facility HVAC systems (including glove boxes and fume hoods used for research applications), and in the areas of R&D for Nuclear Programs, National and Homeland Security, and Energy and Environment. The Lead also mentors junior staff and assists the department manager in assigning work assignments to others within the group.

The successful candidate must be able to apply sound knowledge of mechanical engineering principles and practices in a broad array of assignments related to HVAC. He or she will perform mechanical design of HVAC equipment and systems, assist in developing and reviewing potential HVAC projects, and oversee engineering support during HVAC project implementations. The Lead Engineer will work closely with other staff within the group, including mentoring junior staff, to ensure accuracy and timeliness of work completion.

Key functions of the role are:

* Perform System Engineering role for modifications to assigned existing HVAC systems and development of new system capabilities, applying applicable industry codes and standards

* Perform Design Engineer role for modifications applying applicable industry codes and standards

* Configuration Management

* Equipment Maintenance

* Monitor Performance of systems

* Failure Analysis

* Operations Support

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MISSION STATEMENT
Empowering the Nation's Energy Future

MISSION: Discover, demonstrate, and secure innovative nuclear energy solutions, other clean energy options, and critical infrastructure.

VISION: INL will change the world's energy future and secure our critical infrastructure.

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EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

Idaho National Laboratory (INL) is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. It is the policy of INL to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information. Women and People of Color are strongly encouraged to apply.

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MINIMUM QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:

BS degree in Mechanical Engineering plus 8 years experience or an MS degree in Mechanical Engineering plus 6 years experience or a PhD in Mechanical Engineering and 4 years experience.

Must be a US Citizen and have the ability and willingness to obtain and maintain a DOE L Clearance.

Experience with the design and maintenance of heating ventilation and air conditioning systems for commercial and industrial applications. Knowledge of building automation and controls systems.

Working knowledge of ASHRAE Fundamentals including, fan and duct sizing, system balancing and static pressure calculations.

Excellent oral and written communication skills.

Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills with accurate attention to detail.

Basic knowledge of HVAC systems including, high-efficiency particulate air (HEPA) filter selection, sizing and aerosol testing and filter housing design and selection.

Experience with duct sizing and layout

Basic understanding of applicable ASHRAE, SMACNA, and NFPA codes

AutoCAD, ProE or Solidworks experience

Experience with test and balancing of HVAC system and use of micromanometers for taking differential and static pressure and air velocity and flow readings

Working knowledge of mini split AC unit system design

HVAC drawings and drawing symbols

Basic understanding of chilled water systems and heat removal, air handler unit selection and Heat Load Calculations

Preferred Skills
Experience with operation of variable frequency drives
Basic knowledge of building management systems and instrument and control of HVAC units
Basic understanding of DOE STD 3020, ASME N509, ASME N510, ASME N511 and ASME AG-1 codes

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SELECTIVE SERVICE REQUIREMENTS

To be eligible for employment at INL males born after December 31, 1959 must have registered with the Selective Service System (SSS). This includes U.S. born and naturalized citizens, parolees, undocumented immigrants, legal permanent residents, asylum seekers, refugees, and all males with visas of any kind which expired more than 30 days ago. The few individuals who are exempt from this requirement are those on current non-immigrant visas. For more information see www.sss.gov.

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EMPLOYEE JOB FUNCTIONS

Employee Job Functions are physical actions and/or working conditions associated with the position. These functions may also constitute essential functions for the job position which the employee must be able to fulfill, with or without accommodation. Information provided below is to help describe the job so that the applicant has a reasonable understanding of the job duties/expectations. An applicant's ability to perform and/or tolerate these actions and conditions will be discussed and workplace accommodations may be made on a case-by-case basis following an individualized assessment of the applicant and other considerations, including but not limited to any governing safety standards.


MOTOR ABILITIES: Fine motor control (hands)

WORK CONDITIONS: Typing/keyboard, 8 hrs./day CERTIFICATIONS: Testing Designated Position (TDP)

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PLEASE APPLY BEFORE:

April 1, 2020 at 11:59 p.m., MST

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ENVIRONMENTAL, SAFETY AND HEALTH STATEMENT

Must be familiar with, and comply with all relevant health and safety requirements. Must be knowledgeable of emergency action policies and procedures, methods for reporting/resolving work practices or conditions to available cognizant professionals.

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OTHER INFORMATION

When applying to positions please provide a resume and answer all questions on the following screens. Applicants, who fail to provide a resume or answer the questions, may be deemed ineligible for consideration.

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INL OVERVIEW

INL is a science-based, applied engineering national laboratory dedicated to supporting the U.S. Department of Energy's mission in nuclear energy research, science, and national defense. With more than 4,300 scientists, researchers and support staff, the laboratory works with national and international governments, universities and industry partners to discover new science and develop technologies that underpin the nation's nuclear and renewable energy, national security and environmental missions.

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